Grand Rapids Attractions

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The northern part of the Midwest region of the United States is full of tranquility and wonder. Since it is in a region that many people do not venture into unless they live their, it can go widely unnoticed and unappreciated. However, this part of the country offers some amazing things to residents and visitors alike. We’ll take you through some of the awesome things that the great state of Michigan in particular has to offer. To be more specific, we are going to zero in on the western coast of Michigan in the budding little town of Grand Rapids.

The City

Built along the flowing Grand River, this city offers itself as a home to almost two hundred thousand people. In this city, you will find a great number of things to visit and see, such as Tree Top Adventure Grand Rapids. If you are moving here and looking for great neighborhoods to live in, this article might also be of help to you!

Places to Live

Heritage Hill

This historic part of Grand Rapids is tucked away into the side of a hill. In this neighborhood, you’ll find many quaint old Victorian style homes that are built into the hill. You’ll be in awe of the beautiful and impressive houses that populate this quiet part of the city.

Downtown

If you are looking for something that might be a little bit more fast paced, then you should definitely think about visiting downtown. Here, you’ll catch all the sites and sounds of what’s going on in this little city. Make sure to stop and catch the smells and taste the tastes of the city’s many great restaurants. They’ve got lots to offer!

 

Events

ArtPrize

This little town also has an amazing month long event where artists will set up their art installations all over the city. You can vote on who wins the best prize! This event is one of the main attractions of autumn in the city.